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by JAMES
Thu Nov 24, 2016 7:25 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Buying vs build sbc
Replies: 9
Views: 2276

Re: Buying vs build sbc

I prefer to pick every component and specification rather than have someone hand me what they think I want. Not every component is equal especially with aluminum heads and pistons! No matter which way I went I wouldn't mind a builder just hand me something I've been doing this way too long I know i...
by JAMES
Thu Nov 24, 2016 5:47 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Buying vs build sbc
Replies: 9
Views: 2276

Buying vs build sbc

At this point i have my hull rig ect ready for box prop and power plant i am stay steady with business concrete construction is good right now ! I talked with my machine shop who has done my machibe work for over 18 yrs now his price is fair i also had him price just doing the build it was fair but ...
by JAMES
Mon Nov 21, 2016 7:35 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Gearbox talk
Replies: 36
Views: 9614

Re: Gearbox talk

Yea no 2.1 i use to run 2.68 loved it lil higher rpms then i like at crusie but thats fine im going with at least 237.1 and prop would be 79 min. Just getting combo ideas thanks ANYONE GOT A BOX FOR SALE OR PROP PM ME HAVE CASH SERIOUS BUYER
by JAMES
Sun Nov 20, 2016 8:11 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Gearbox talk
Replies: 36
Views: 9614

Re: Gearbox talk

well my engine target would be around 5400 my prop would be 3 bld r, or whispertip 79" im putting a new boat togeather and seen alot of 288 for sale reason why i asked
by JAMES
Sun Nov 20, 2016 6:45 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Gearbox talk
Replies: 36
Views: 9614

Gearbox talk

What is the big difference from those who ran them ?? 288vs the 268 and 237 .1 im looking at another 268 but im open motor is 383 with 450 hp dynoed
by JAMES
Fri Nov 11, 2016 8:55 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Looking for owner of this boat
Replies: 1
Views: 1632

Looking for owner of this boat

Its up for sale called number bunches no answer its in stuart as far as i no and his name is steve
by JAMES
Sat May 09, 2015 9:15 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: who does cutting with WET JET
Replies: 8
Views: 1830

who does cutting with WET JET

looking to have something custom cut the average cnc wont cut the fine lines any suggestions ?
by JAMES
Thu Jan 15, 2015 6:11 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: I'm back !! And have some ??
Replies: 29
Views: 5801

Re: I'm back !! And have some ??

:stirpot: Not to stir the pot, first good to see you back! What about a dd car engine, maybe 350 or even that 4.3 v6. I know there heavier than airplane motor, but lots cheaper, and not to bad on gas direct drive. :D No disrespect john but I'd rather be boat less them boats are for starters on real...
by JAMES
Wed Jan 14, 2015 8:36 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: HULLS
Replies: 12
Views: 2758

HULLS

HULLS ???LOOKING FOR THE BUILDER OR INFO ON THE LASER HULLS NOT THE KNOCK OFFS THE ORINGINAL STYLE . ALSO BIG O HULLS I CANT FIND NO ONES NUMBERS FOR SOME REASON ????????????????? WHAT NEW HULLS U GUYS RUNNING 12 FT AND UNDER IM LOOKING TO BUY ONE FOR A 4 CYL NOT REALLY WANTING ALUM BUT MAY CONSIDER...
by JAMES
Wed Jan 14, 2015 8:10 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: I'm back !! And have some ??
Replies: 29
Views: 5801

Re: I'm back !! And have some ??

thanks guys ......im not wanting it to get deep into my empty pockets i expect to spend a hell of a lot less then I did on building my car motor boat .. :lol: I gotta say I loved my jb hull and it was just how I wanted it because I built the boat but I reallt don't like them car motor boats sucking ...
by JAMES
Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:34 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: I'm back !! And have some ??
Replies: 29
Views: 5801

Re: I'm back !! And have some ??

Waggs wrote:Guess you found the "Caps unlock" button...
No I'm on my phone I love caps
by JAMES
Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:33 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: I'm back !! And have some ??
Replies: 29
Views: 5801

Re: I'm back !! And have some ??

Been super busy with not hobby time !! I hired me a guy who picks the slack up so maybe I'll get a build going soon I'm not looking for a complete boat I'd rather build it I want new if possible so I no what I have I may end up talking to speed and have him build me one
by JAMES
Tue Jan 13, 2015 8:51 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: I'm back !! And have some ??
Replies: 29
Views: 5801

Re: I'm back !! And have some ??

Rick I'm not filmilur with the 4 cy so I don't no thSts is a lot of ass for a lil ol 4 banger
by JAMES
Tue Jan 13, 2015 8:25 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: I'm back !! And have some ??
Replies: 29
Views: 5801

I'm back !! And have some ??

Hey guys it's good to be back haven't been on I forever we'll I sold the new car motor motor last yr and it's been to long with out a boat so what I wanna do is build a 4 cyl NOTHING CRAZY. It's for me and my son I'm going to look at a new hull prefer glass haven't found one yet but 12 n under 2 sea...
by JAMES
Sun Jun 01, 2014 9:51 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Dilemma
Replies: 17
Views: 1683

Re: Dilemma

BRAD WHY THE FK WOULDENT U CHECK IT BEFORE TRADING
NI##ERING THAT SHYT WILL GET SOME ONE HURT JMO BE CARFULL HOW U DO IT IF IT WAS ME ID BOLT THE ADAPTER TO THE HULL SOLID WELD THE REST TO IT THATS JUST ME THOUGH
by JAMES
Thu May 29, 2014 8:54 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 350 dd motor mounts
Replies: 12
Views: 1579

Re: 350 dd motor mounts

call dakota chris
by JAMES
Sat May 10, 2014 2:59 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: slick bottom
Replies: 9
Views: 1752

Re: slick bottom

COVER THAT BS WITH POLY PROBLEM SOLVED
by JAMES
Thu May 08, 2014 8:33 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Don't Get Complacent
Replies: 13
Views: 1437

Re: Don't Get Complacent

dont never say never its a airboat and shyt happens :shock: better to say ill check it more ofter so i can help prevent it jmo i doubt your boxwould of just fell off this aint no movie lol it could of been bad but that could be stretching it :lol:
by JAMES
Tue May 06, 2014 8:26 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: E-Series Ring Set
Replies: 6
Views: 972

Re: E-Series Ring Set

DEPENDS IF THEY ARE STD OR BOARD ID GO .05 OVER IF STD TO MAKE SURE THEY SEAT WELL OUTLAW AIRCRAFT AND DANNY BLOWN480 BOTH TOLD ME THAT WHEN DOING MINE
by JAMES
Sun Apr 20, 2014 11:35 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: how much timming
Replies: 1
Views: 436

Re: how much timming

how much or how much to make it live ????
u can run it as much as u want but to make it live 34-36 would be a max point 32-34 ideal jmo ive had well over that in a lil 350 and it never hurt it
by JAMES
Fri Apr 18, 2014 8:57 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Blue iron poly.....can you rivet it?
Replies: 2
Views: 1267

Re: Blue iron poly.....can you rivet it?

of course !! it can be rivet
by JAMES
Thu Apr 17, 2014 7:37 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 4.3 build up Help
Replies: 1
Views: 578

Re: 4.3 build up Help

get a 350 and be done seen alot of folks right hear build the baddest 4.3 on the water but for being so bad they down graded to a 350/383 :D just do it once and be done to make them worth a dame they take more then any stock 350 jmo
by JAMES
Sun Apr 13, 2014 12:03 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Best deals on a new trailer?
Replies: 10
Views: 1488

Re: Best deals on a new trailer?

No one will beat Dakotas price he will build what u wAnt how u want it
by JAMES
Tue Apr 08, 2014 7:03 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: what rpm's will you turn your gpu ?
Replies: 19
Views: 3026

Re: what rpm's will you turn your gpu ?

HARDER U TURN THEM THE MORE OIL THEY WILL PISS
GPU MOTOR WERE DESIGNED TO TURN LOW RPMS AROUND 1800 MAX I WANNA SAY !!
by JAMES
Tue Apr 08, 2014 7:02 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Be Careful buying 5.7 LS motors
Replies: 6
Views: 1571

Re: Be Careful buying 5.7 LS motors

I understand how people want to save money buy I have been getting a lot of people calling me about a 5.7 LS they bought from a junk yard for $2,500 to $3,500. I just want people to realize most of these 5.7 are not worth that. Many of the 5.7's are 98/99 motors that are 13 years old. Plus everyone...

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